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  • Mageia 4 Alpha 2 Released
  • KDE 4.12, KDE Frameworks 5 and Barcelona
  • Kate Vim Progress
  • digiKam Software Collection 3.4.0 released...
  • A Nepomuk Integration Plugin for Firefox
  • Sloth Patrol A FREE Fast Paced Twin Stick Shooter On Desura
  • Tecmint Quiz 3 – “Test Yourself” 21 Linux Basic Questions
  • BleachBit – Free Disk Space, Shred Files, more
  • Unvanquished The Open Source FPS/RTS Reaches Alpha 19
  • Natural Selection 2 FPS/RTS New Build 255
  • Git Rebase and Vim

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  • Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander) Beta 1 Released
  • How to Turn Off Google Search Results Indirection?
  • Alien Arena: Combat Edition Released
  • Penguins, prepare to get SPACED OUT: Ubuntu 13.10's Mir has docked
  • Dynamically discovering settings for a cluster?
  • Advancements with Pisi Linux
  • bwm-ng: Flexible, smart and pretty
  • OBS Stopped Building, Will be Back Tomorrow
  • Kate Vim Progress

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  • Suse drops LibreOffice -- and helps Collabora pick it up
  • Running Linux on your Mac: 2013 edition
  • Mozilla gets aggressive in updating Firefox OS
  • Did Linus Torvalds backdoor Linux random number generation?
  • Blender Conference 2013
  • Zack's Kernel News
  • GNOME 3.10 Will Have a Beautiful and Handy System Menu
  • Ubuntu GNOME 13.10 Beta 1 Includes the GNOME Classic Session
  • Come to the Kubuntu Bug Squashing Party in Munich
  • Magic SysRq key on Lenovo Ideapad U300s ultrabook
  • Open Source Weekly wrap-up: Pay for news with Bitcoin, open source jobs, and more
  • Linux4You: Codesport Column

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  • Debian LXDE with LXLE Added Features
  • Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Review
  • S06E28 – Raiders of the Lost Ubuntu
  • Hubs vs Switches vs Routers – The Fundamentals
  • Canonical – Dell launching Ubuntu in China in 1,000+ stores
  • Booting Fedora 20 TC4 on Wandboard Quad
  • GOG.com Don't Plan On Introducing Linux Support In The Foreseeable Future
  • Debian Virtualization: LXC Desktop Virtualization
  • Microsoft Resembles Novell, Circa 1995
  • Korora - The little blue penguin shows off it's happy feet
  • A Look Inside the 2013 Red Hat North American Summer Intern Program

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  • Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander), Beta 1 preview: Mir, Unity 7, kernel 3.11
  • Back to school with open source: Five tools
  • Full Bore: The First Dig unearths a release date of Sept. 10
  • Red Hat U.S. Public Sector Chief Technology Strategist to Speak at NC Datapolooza
  • Winter is Coming, Get Your (openSUSE) Code Inside!
  • Linux Kernel 3.11 Release Boosts Performance, Efficiency
  • Are Linux Users Cheap? | LINUX Unplugged 4

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  • Richard Stallman: e-tolls are evil
  • GNOME Photos 3.10 Beta 2 Fixes Five Bugs
  • Unix: Flexibly moving files with lftp
  • LUV not to merge with Linux Australia
  • GNOME Developers Re-Implement Middle-Click Paste
  • PAX Prime 2013: Become the Legend of Dungeon, or die trying
  • Open source is always an option
  • My AC100 travel laptop
  • Fedora 20 Will Be Named After A Software Bug
  • Minecraft has been sold 12 million times on PC, Mac and Linux
  • Oh My Vim!
  • A New Log-Structured Linux Caching Software Driver
  • IVI Shell Proposed For Wayland's Weston
  • Amnesia A Machine For Pigs GOL Teaser
  • Steam Linux Usage Drops During August
  • 4 favourite C's in Ubuntu setup
  • My OpenELEC Media Center - Is this Paradise?

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  • Use Google+ Hangouts in Linux Distributions
  • Sync local calendar with Google Calendar in Debian XFCE
  • A little hard disk nostalgia
  • PGP encrypt, decrypt or digitally sign files via GnuPG GUI
  • Doing is Doing – my 10 open source principles
  • py3status v1.0
  • Linux Kernel 3.4.60 LTS Officially Released
  • Full Circle Magazine #76
  • Linux 3.12 To Support AMD "Berlin" HSA APU
  • KDE 4.12 Release Schedule Announced
  • The Demographics Behind DuckDuckGo

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  • Composite Bypass Support Sharply Bumps XMir's Performance
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Arrives on April 17
  • A Keyboard To Love
  • GNOME’s Web Browser Ditches Google For DuckDuckGo
  • 6 Useful find Command Options In Linux
  • Get a Masters in Open Source technology
  • LightDM Session Locker Reaches 1.0
  • Ubuntu Is Close To Recommending 64-Bit By Default
  • abcm2ps and abcmidi: Coolness I didn’t know existed
  • ImageMagick: batch resize and DPI change
  • Call for Papers: The 10th International Conference on Open Source Systems
  • Open source highlights July
  • Easily Download and Create a USB Linux Distro in Windows
  • Vote, baby, vote! Lubuntu Wallpaper Contest
  • 16 Power Tools For Linux Users
  • Gentoo Hardened progress report
  • Linux Bootloaders
  • Ubuntu Is Going After A New Linux Kernel API
  • What is COPR
  • Software Freedom Day - Cambridge

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  • What is your favorite config file format?
  • Zorin OS 6.4 Ultimate Has Been Released
  • Help Wanted: openSUSE Review Team
  • Interview: Karen Sandler (part 1)
  • Last Steam for Linux Beta Released by Valve
  • rawhide notes for 2013-08-27
  • Can Hewlett-Packard Capitalize on Microsoft's Missteps?
  • Ubuntu joins Windows and CentOS—but not Red Hat—on VMware public cloud
  • Expectations vs. Experience: Reflections on an Open Source Certification
  • GNU 30th Anniversary Hackathon next month
  • VsVim
  • NVIDIA/AMD Still Reportedly Working On Mir Drivers
  • Advanced Copy: Sorely needed, for a long time
  • Linux Without Microsoft
  • send mails from command line
  • A Red Hat intern's experience
  • How To Enable Core Dumps In RHEL6
  • NVIDIA Publishes Vendor-Neutral GL Dispatch Library
  • OpenMandriva Web Server Migration

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  • Linux Can Work On The 2013 MacBook Air
  • Do you sudo? Learn the basics
  • RHT Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level
  • TuxRadar: Open Ballot: Que sera sera
  • openSUSE 13.1 to be Next Evergreen Release
  • Go Dock Yourself | LINUX Unplugged 3
  • Ubuntu Fun with $PS1
  • How to back up and restore Gmail account on Linux
  • The University of Regensburg Picks Novell Filr
  • Plasma Media Center 1.1
  • Future development of kdesvn
  • Working with Third Party Repositories on CentOS 6.4
  • HP Deskjet 3050 j610 on Debian Wheezy XFCE
  • Linux mail command examples – send mails from command line

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  • Gentoo: Why our policies don’t like emerge –config
  • Calibre reaches 1.0 after nearly 7 years of development
  • kde frameworks 5: plugin factory guts
  • Ubuntu Touch successfully ported to the Sony Xperia Z tablet
  • Slideshow: Best LinuxCon Goose Chase Contest Photos (So Far)
  • 2.4GHz Haswell COM takes Fedora to extremes
  • Enlightenment E19 Can Act As A Wayland Compositor
  • The One-Watt Server
  • In their own words: Unix pioneers remember the good times
  • Linux Foundation throws its weight behind open science
  • Make Password Asterisks Visible In Your Mac Or Linux Terminal
  • Ubuntu Beyond the Edge | LAS s28e05
  • Keep system clock up to date in XFCE
  • awk: Not so much an application, as a language
  • Imagination Technologies donates MIPS64 build systems to Gentoo
  • Install a Portable Linux On a USB Drive And Bring It Wherever You Go
  • KDE Plasma Media Center 1.1 Integrates YouTube & More
  • Exploring Linux Shell (Terminal) Remotely Using PHP Shell
  • atc: White-knuckle ascii drama
  • Artha – simple but powerful offline dictionary
  • Change Process Priority using Linux Nice and Renice Examples

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  • Manjaro 0.8.7 Has New Pacman Front-End
  • More on Statistics (openSUSE)
  • Richard Stallman on Control by Users
  • manage multiple passwords on Linux
  • Power Of Linux Sort Command
  • Lack of referrers on github is an annoyance
  • Burning Circle Episode 128
  • How to convince apt-get NOT to use IPv6
  • REMnux, A Linux Distro For Malware Analysis
  • Metro: Last Light Round Up
  • Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Screenshot Tour
  • What open source means for the Average Joe or Jodi
  • Fast rsync
  • Wayland Gets Hardware-Accelerated Screen Capturing
  • Claws Mail: An Email Client And News Reader

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  • New LibreOffice Update Released
  • Apache OpenOffice Templates New Site
  • Valencia Region Government Completes Switch to LibreOffice
  • QT Developer Days Europe, KDE at QT Developer Days
  • 8 Practical Examples Of grep Command In Linux
  • Asay: Why China And India Could Disrupt The US Patent System
  • Kalypso has announced Tropico 5 for Linux!
  • Porting Calligra to Qt5
  • Re: Default offerings, target audiences, and the future of Fedora
  • Fedora 20 Will Likely Have Another Goofy Codename
  • aria: The perfect downloading tool
  • Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs will drag you to the depths of madness next month
  • Raspberry Strudel: My Raspberry Pi in Austria
  • 5 Pomodoro Apps For Linux Users
  • Second beta release (beta 1) of Debian Edu/Skolelinux
  • Linux Desktop: Alternative Disk Layouts
  • Writing about Linux boosts your IT career, Interview
  • Esoteric mouse pointer issues in XFCE
  • Top 5 Linux Games of 2013 (video)
  • Red Hat And Other Software Stocks That May Beat Revenue Estimates
  • German Government Warns Key Entities Not To Use Windows 8 – Links The NSA
  • LinSSID – Graphical wireless scanning for Linux
  • GNOME 3.10 Continues Pushing Ahead With Wayland
  • Use Pipelight to Watch Netflix in Linux

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  • GNOME Control Center 3.10 Beta 1 Introduces a New Design
  • OpenELEC 3.1.6 released, includes Raspberry Pi tweaks
  • MANJARO 0.8.7 Will Be Released By The End Of This Month
  • Firefox 24: The Road to Australis
  • Gotta Access Linux Files? Paragon ExtFS Delivers
  • MariaDB and MySQL room at Froscon
  • The Open Source Alternative
  • My First GUADEC
  • Debian Package Managers
  • DebConf was fantastic (not just the view)
  • apropos: What’s appropriate, at the time
  • The End of the Internet…
  • Nvidia 325.05.03 on Fedora 19
  • Hey Raspberry PI, where is my cat?
  • How to force all network traffic through Tor on Fedora
  • PhotoQt Updated
  • search multiple pdf documents for words on Linux
  • I Am Speaking at the Ohio LinuxFest
  • FLOSS Weekly 262

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  • Mock Ubuntu Boot Screen is Pretty Slick
  • Busted for Dodging Linux License, Samsung Makes Nice With Free Code
  • Chromecast Review: running it from openSUSE
  • Two years In Calligra
  • USENIX 2013 Flame Award
  • Edge of Failure | LINUX Unplugged 2
  • First Week of October 19th Options Trading For Red Hat
  • Important Shortcuts For Beginners In Linux
  • Novell Solutions Secure High Rankings for Six Consecutive Years from SC Magazine
  • United States Is the Biggest Contributor to Ubuntu Edge
  • Real-world SSD vs HDD: cvs2svn speed
  • AdamW: Flock 2013, and re-attaching the tentacle

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  • Parsix 5.0 “Lombardo” review
  • Parsix GNU/Linux 5.0 Has an Interesting Take on GNOME 3.8
  • Hate Plus Takes Three Real-Time Days to Finish on Steam for Linux
  • Window Maker, the Unity for Old Guys?
  • gnome 3.10 UI freeze
  • RhinoLINUX Lite 6.0 Xfce Based on Ubuntu 13.04
  • On Android Being Linux
  • FreeBSD 9.2-RC2 now available
  • Planning Begins For Next Week's Ubuntu vUDS Summit
  • YA Debian Celebrates 20th Anniversary
  • antiword: You can’t deny it works
  • Descent|OS 5 Will No Longer be Based on Debian
  • Tech Comics: "A Lamp Stack"
  • Cross Product of Pi
  • GNU Tools Cauldron 2013, ditto
  • Hacking on Tizen Produces Several Apps
  • Ubuntu on BBC News
  • Mr. Starks, Reglue, Linux: We Believe in You
  • I need a Linux distro that is more customisable than Ubuntu
  • Burning Circle Episode 127
  • The Moment We’ve All Been Dreading…
  • lilo 24 comes in Slackware -current

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HowTos
  • Running, Stopped, Killed? A user shouldn’t care
  • clipf: Cryptic, but powerful
  • kwin and catalyst drivers
  • logtailer: Watching the logs in real time
  • 15 Python Array Examples – Declare, Append, Index, Remove, Count
  • $32 Million Or Not: 5 Reasons Why Ubuntu Edge Is Already A Success
  • Linux Cat Command Explained With Examples
  • Linux popularity rises as enterprises conquer 'irrational fears'
  • The Chaos Engine Remake Hits PC, Mac, Linux
  • Give the new LibreOffice Sidebar a try
  • Linux Format 175 On Sale Today - Next Generation Sysadmin
  • Linux Crazy: Gnome 3.8 | Systemd + The new Gentoo Trustees ++
  • Finding Files Modified in the Past Few Days
  • rndc retransfer failed: not found
  • Using a git push tree
  • The Linux Kernel: Configuring the Kernel Part 5

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  • Precise Puppy 5.7.1 review – small and swift
  • Impressions after the GUADEC 2013 in Brno
  • The Humble Origin (EA) Bundle...Wait...What?!
  • Steam Has Greenlit More Games With Linux Support!
  • Tropico 5 City Builder Will Come To Linux
  • Planetary Annihilation Live Stream 14th August
  • Football Manager 2014 will be on Linux
  • Penguin Evolution Turns Glacial
  • KWin enters the world of QtQuick 2
  • Raspberry Fly? for drones
  • Do One Thing & Do It Well: Ubuntu Needs More Purposeful Apps
  • GNOME Display Settings Now Working On Wayland
  • The Humble Weekly Sale: Introversion
  • Fedora 20 will not install sendmail by default
  • openSUSE Conference 2013
  • Lumail binaries are wheezy only for the moment
  • open source education tools
  • Steam Cards: How Do They Work?
  • Free software for free markets
  • Natural Selection 2 FPS/RTS Will Release On Linux August 30th
  • Check PiCE, a rain resistant case for Raspberry Pi
  • Puppy Linux 5.6 Starts Playing With F2FS
  • GUADEC 2013 Talks Available to View Online
  • Nemoshell: Another Wayland Window Manager
  • Porting KReversi to QML
  • Canonical Is Shutting Down Ubuntu Friendly
  • Archive Managers Compared: Ark vs. File Roller
  • New stable release Marble 1.6
  • FLOSS Weekly 261
  • Flock the First in Charleston
  • Flock 2013 report
  • The sweet, sweet smell of victory
  • Flock 2013 Con Report

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  • Linux Graphics News
  • Full circle mag Inkscape Special Edition Volume 01
  • New Study Shows Linux Firmly Entrenched in the Enterprise
  • 7 Linux hwclock Command Examples to Set Hardware Clock Date Time
  • Fedora Linux Set to Build Agile Core
  • How to scan network with Nmap GUI
  • System Shock 2 Cult Classic Sci-fi Horror FPS-RPG Looks Like It Is Heading To Linux
  • Linux Rebooting Refresh
  • Internet Advertising Bureau Turns to Full-Page Ads in Mozilla Kerfuffle
  • Hawaii Wayland/Weston Shell Gets New Release
  • Linux Malware: Should we be afraid?
  • Post open source software, licensing and GitHub
  • How to Produce Vector EPS with CMYK Color Using Free Software
  • grive: Sync with Google Drive
  • Developers: Give us sane and sensible default system and application settings
  • oSC13 – some more details and thoughts
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